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What is Oxidized Silver?

What is Oxidized Silver?

Oxidized Silver. What is it?

Oxidized silver isn’t exactly what it sounds like. Oxidizing silver is a process where an ordinary piece of sterling silver is mixed together with a liquid called liver of sulfur. The silver’s reaction to the liver of sulfur transforms the outer layer into a dark, charcoal color with little to no luster. This process is actually just an accelerated result of silver’s natural tarnishing process.

Significance Series: Paula Rallis

Significance Series: Paula Rallis
There is something of great significance to hold a piece of art that is locally made.  It is an even greater feeling to know the one that creat...

Let's Talk About Layering

Let's Talk About Layering
Let’s talk about layering. And no, I do not mean for cold weather. I mean with your jewelry. There are so many fun ways to dress up ...

Significance Series: Dorothy Freeman Self

Significance Series: Dorothy Freeman Self
Admittedly, in my personal life I'm a creature of habit. I enjoy new things and experiences, but in general I enjoy life most in the day-to-day. ...

5 Reasons Why: Gifting Your Bridesmaids with their Wedding Day Jewelry Makes the Most Sense:

5 Reasons Why: Gifting Your Bridesmaids with their Wedding Day Jewelry Makes the Most Sense:
1. You can use it as a way to invite them into your wedding party It’s not breaking news that weddings are expensive. Not only for the bride, but ...

Is it Gift Giving Season already?

Is it Gift Giving Season already?

It’s officially fall, and do you know what that means? The Holidays are JUST around the corner.

Whether you pride yourself on perfectly tailoring each gift to it’s receiver, or you struggle every year to find something that your mother-in-law won’t scoff at, gift giving season is an undoubtedly stressful time. Am I right?